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  • During his press conference on Tuesday, Donald Trump acknowledged the virus was getting worse. When asked about alleged sex predator Ghislaine Maxwell, whom Trump knew, he wished her well—twice.
  • The Times has a damning story about how Trump allegedly asked UK ambassador Woody Johnson in 2018 to see if the British government would choose Trump's club Turnberry for the British Open, even though aides said "it would be an unethical use of the presidency for private gain."
  • None of the people involved in that cringeworthy "#ITakeResponsibility” black-and-white celebrity PSA from last month would talk to The Daily Beast on the record about it, because everyone's too embarrassed to be associated with it at this point.
  • Would you go to a floating movie theater?
  • A noted Trump fan and provocateur unfurled a banner over the Staten Island Expressway yesterday showing Mayor Bill de Blasio in a Che Guevara shirt holding up the Statue Of Liberty’s severed, bloody head.
  • Nobody knows when you might actually be able to see Christopher Nolan's next film Tenet, but in the meantime, here's a compilation of quotes of the cast of Tenet trying to explain what the film is about.
  • ProPublica has a long piece about the fall of Jide Zeitlin, the former CEO of Tapestry, the parent company of Coach and Kate Spade, who abruptly resigned after "strange allegations — involving a hidden identity as photographer and an extramarital affair — resurfaced."
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda really loves to bite his lip in photos, and TikTok users love to mock him for it.
  • A new climate change study shows that the planet is warming toward the higher range of the worst temperature estimates: "The results show that the likely range of global warming we can expect if carbon dioxide levels double is 4.7 to 7 degrees Fahrenheit."
  • Listen to "Scarlet," an unreleased Rolling Stones/Jimmy Page collaboration from the early '70s.
  • Also, listen to TWO new songs from The Avalanches, “Wherever You Go” (which was co-produced by Jamie xx and features vocals from Neneh Cherry and CLYPSO, and piano from The Clash's Mick Jones) and “Reflecting Light” (featuring Vashti Bunyan and Sananda Maitreya).
  • And finally, all I want is a dog who'll sing Frank Ocean with me too: